Flight School Graduation Speech by the Accountable Manager:Mr. Nixon Chimuka

All esteemed guests, Parents, relatives, and friends of our graduates.
It is with honour that I welcome you to this graduation ceremony.
We gather here to celebrate the dreams and achievements of our talented students,
who are about to receive their wings and certificates, marking their journey through
aviation training.

Aero Academy stands as a professional aviation training institution, licensed by the
Zambia Civil Aviation Authority.

Our primary mission is
“To provide exceptional training to local, regional and international students who
aspire to turn their aviation dreams into a reality.”

Our vision is clear
“To become the most trusted professional aviation training academy in Zambia by
producing highly skilled professionals.”

Since our inaugural graduation last year, Zambia’s aviation industry has been on an
impressive upward trajectory. We have witnessed the arrival of not one, not two, but
three medium-sized jet aircraft and one Boeing 737 for Proflight Zambia, in addition
Zambia Airways also added a Boeing 737 to their fleet. This monumental growth has
expanded our industry’s capacity tenfold, creating an unprecedented direct demand for
aviation professionals. We firmly believe that Aero Academy is poised to play a
pivotal role in meeting this soaring demand.

Our graduates have been diligently trained to excel in the dynamic field aviation, and
their contributions will undoubtedly shape the future of aviation industry after
completing their commercial pilot training.

As we celebrate this momentous occasion and applaud our exceptional graduates, we
look ahead with optimism and anticipation. The sky is your playing ground.
In their journey to completing their PPL training, it is imperative to acknowledge the
dedicated individuals who have made it possible.

I’d like to take this moment to express our heartfelt gratitude to the entire Aero
Academy team.
Our instructors are the guiding stars who have tirelessly nurtured and mentored our
students, instilling in them the knowledge, skills, and values that define true aviation
professionals. Your dedication, unwavering commitment, and expertise have been the
foundation upon which our graduates have built their dreams.
To the Aero Academy management and staff, Corporate Air maintenance personnel
and support staff, each of you plays a vital role in ensuring the smooth operation of our institution. your behind-the-scenes efforts have been indispensable. Your passion
for aviation and unwavering support have created an environment where our students
could thrive and excel.

Ladies and gentlemen, it’s crucial to acknowledge another cornerstone of our success.
The Zambia Civil Aviation Authority, with their unwavering support and
commitment, has played a pivotal role in our journey. The Zambia Civil Aviation
Authority has been instrumental in not only accrediting Aero Academy but also in
guiding us through the intricacies of aviation regulations. Their dedication to ensuring
aviation safety, quality, and excellence aligns perfectly with our mission. It is with
profound gratitude that we recognize the Zambia Civil Aviation Authority’s
invaluable contribution.

We extend our sincere thanks to the Ministry of Transport & Logistics for their
presents. Your commitment to fostering a robust and dynamic aviation sector is
deeply appreciated. We look forward to collaboration for the growth of aviation in

Aero Academy is excited about the prospect of offering Commercial Pilot License
training, which will open doors for its students to pursue careers as professional
pilots. The path to a Commercial Pilot License is more challenging and demanding,
but with the support of the Zambia Civil Aviation Authority, the flight school is
confident in its ability to rise to the occasion.

Thank you all for being a part of this monumental day, and congratulations to our
graduates! Your future in aviation is ready to take flight, and we couldn’t be prouder.